Increasing numbers of young athletes, especially girls, are tearing their anterior cruciate ligament, or ACL.
Have a Family Media Use Plan
Marjorie Hogan, MD, FAAP, gives advice about making a family media use plan and talks about AAP recommendations for children's and teens' media use.
Children, Adolescents and the Media
Victor Strasburger, MD, FAAP, discusses media education and the effects of media on children.
Food Allergies in Children
Todd Mahr, MD, FAAP, discusses how parents of children with food allergies can keep their kids safe while they're at school.
To answer parents' questions about their children's vaccines, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) offers a collection of interviews with pediatricians, researchers, advocates and other parents.
The AAP has assembled a collection of photos of vaccine-preventable diseases to help journalists reporting on stories on infectious diseases and immunization.
Photos are available for the president, president-elect and immediate past president of the AAP.